Quotes, sayings & poems

Wedding Verses

I know that I have someone close to me

I know that I have someone close to me whom I can trust wholeheartedly, and that is something that endows strength and peace.

- Edith Stein

She is my goods

She is my goods, my chattels, she is my house,
My household stuff, my field, my barn,
My horse, my ox, my ass, my any thing.

- William Shakespeare

The most beautiful thing about a partnership

The most beautiful thing about a partnership isn't the extended hand, the friendly smile or the human contact, but rather the elevated feeling of having somebody that believes in you.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are men whose eloquence beats female tongues

There are men whose eloquence beats female tongues, but no man has the eloquence of female eyes.

- Democritus

If God had intended the woman as the master of man

If God had intended the woman as the master of man, he would have taken her from Adam's head, if he had intented her as a slave, from the feet. But he took her from the side, because he intended her as a companion.

- Aurelius Augustinus

Women are the lovers of men in their youth

Women are the lovers of men in their youth, their companions during the peak of life and their caretakers in old age. In this way, a man can justify his marriage at all times.

- Francis Bacon

The first month of marriage

The first month of marriage is the month of honey and the second is the month of absinthe.

- Voltaire

One of the many advantages of polygamy is

One of the many advantages of polygamy is that man does not come into direct contact with his parents-in-law, which nowadays is a fear that hinders countless marriages.

- Arthur Schopenhauer

For one's twenties, marriage is a necessary institution

For one's twenties, marriage is a necessary institution; for one's thirties, it is useful, but not necessary; for later life, it often becomes harmful and promotes a husband's spiritual regression.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

When marrying, ask yourself this question

When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

The time for marriage

The time for marriage comes much earlier than the time for love.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

If married couples did not live together

If married couples did not live together, happy marriages would be more frequent.

- Friedrich Nietzsche